University Legal Counsel
Attorney Camille L. Kluttz-Leach was appointed General Counsel July 1, 2009.
As General Counsel, Attorney Kluttz-Leach serves as chief legal officer, providing legal advice to the Chancellor and the Board of Trustees.
Before her appointment, she had held several temporary and contracting positions with Winston-Salem State since February 2008, including serving as temporary associate legal counsel and providing consulting work with an emphasis in personnel policy development. Prior to her service at WSSU, she served at North Carolina A&T State University for six years as special assistant to the chancellor for legal affairs and assistant legal counsel.
Before moving into higher education, she served as a staff attorney for the Montgomery County Department of Social Services, as an attorney advocate for Guardian ad Litem in Winston-Salem, and as a staff attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Northwest North Carolina. In addition she had a private practice in Winston-Salem.
A graduate of Wake Forest University, where she earned a B.A. degree with a double major in sociology and psychology, Attorney Kluttz-Leach earned her Juris Doctor degree and completed Superior Court Mediation Training at North Carolina Central University School of Law.
She is a member of the North Carolina Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association Education Law Council, the 18th Judicial District Bar, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Jack and Jill of America, Inc.